Experience

  • National Project Co-ordinator (Director Level)

    at Economic Development Department

    January 2019 - July 2019

    Gauteng

     Coordinate and mobilise stakeholders in the various stages of policy development process.  Ensure synergy in operations and reporting between the Economic Development Department, key implementation partners and funders on the project.  Coordinate and act as the secretariat for the Project Steering Committee, Inter-Governmental Advisory Committee, Expert Reference Panel and networks of practice meetings.  Plan, organize and facilitate field trips, consultative meetings, seminars, workshops and provincial road shows.  Facilitate the implementation of the stakeholder and training needs, communication and consultation plans. Coordinate and ensure proper administration, reporting and financial management on the project.  Provide research support with respect to development of social economy policy, as required.

  • Researcher

    at Brand South Africa

    June 2018 - September 2018

    Gauteng

     Conducting cross industry primary & secondary research on a variety of business, socio-political and international topics Disseminate outsourced research outputs.  Participate in the development of Research business strategy  Contribute to the brand performance monitoring strategy & operations  Research and development  Stakeholder relations  Planning and Organising  Financial management/oversight and compliance

  • Researcher and Head of Department

    at NALEDI

    September 2007 - May 2016

    Gauteng

     Qualitative & Quantitative Research (Data Gathering, Report Production)  Fund raising (inter alia: workshops, research, seminars, advocacy)  Presentations at News & Policy Conferences; Workshops, Seminars  TV and radio commentator (e.g. https://youtube.com/watch?v=hTxNmlla3M)  Fieldwork team leader  Engagement with policy makers (e.g. NEDLAC, Department of Labour, Chamber of Mines) and collective bargaining institutions.  Analysis (Policy, Statistics, Legislation, Current Affairs, Trends)

Education

  • Honours in Politics

    at University of the Witwatersrand

    2006 - 2006 (1 year) Gauteng

  • Bachelor of Arts

    at University of the Witwatersrand

    2000 - 2004 (4 years) Gauteng

  • Matric

    at Queens High

    1995 - 1999 (4 years) Gauteng

Languages

  • English Native

  • Tswana Native

  • Zulu Conversation

Hives